When you or a loved one has suffered from nursing home abuse, it can be a complex and challenging legal situation. In most cases, incidents such as intimation, vulnerability, and declining mental status are not being reported. Addressing physical violence, verbal mistreatment, financial exploitation, sexual abuse, and sometimes, suspiciously, death – can come with many difficulties if not correctly represented. If your abuse or neglect was due to the action of a nursing home facility or elder care employee, it’s vital that you speak with an injury lawyer immediately to get the money you deserve.
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If nursing home neglect has led to death, you may want to pursue a wrongful death lawsuit
State law limits how long you have after an injury occurs until you file an injury claim. If you’ve been hurt in an accident or due to negligence, it’s critical you speak to a local personal injury lawyer as soon as possible, to see if you have a claim and can get money for your injuries, lost income and medical bills.